MLT Aikins is pleased to welcome Ken Tennenhouse, who joins the Winnipeg corporate/commercial law team as counsel.
Formerly General Counsel and Corporate Secretary with Manitoba Hydro, Ken brings a wealth of knowledge in Western Canada’s energy sector.
As a member of Hydro’s executive committee, Ken contributed to the utility’s growth and expansion, delivering legal and management advice and leading a number of key initiatives and committees.
In addition to his unique perspective and knowledge on energy-related matters, Ken offers strategic advice on commercial transactions and major projects, including large-scale construction and capital projects. He also brings experience in legislative drafting, supporting clients who may be approaching government on proposed legislative amendments or new initiatives.
Ken has experience on topics related to corporate governance, risk management and legal compliance systems, and serves as a part-time business law instructor at Red River College in Winnipeg.
In 2016, General Counsel Magazine ranked him among its list of Canada’s top 50 general counsels. With more than three decades of in-house experience, Ken provides insight and best practices for fostering effective relationships between external and corporate legal counsel teams.